Sandal Wood (East Indian) Hydrosol Botanical name of this hydrosol is santalum album. The heartwood of East Indian hydrosol is processed under varios distillation process to extract essential oils, floral water and attars. The tree is wildly harvested in the forests. This is a parasitic tree which bears big green trees and the bark is brown grey trunk. It is the only tree which is brought into use after it gets totally matured.
This hydrosol also blends with cistus hydrosol
Uses and Benefits:
- Cures bronchitis, laryngitis and leucorrhea.
- Used to treat oily skin, scars and removes stretch marks
- Also used in religious ceremonies and meditation
- It is also used as memory booster
- Used in perfume industryProduct Technical Information
Botanical Name Santalum Album CAS# N/A Color & Odor Colorless clear liquid with Characteristic sandalwood E.I. odor F.E.M.A. # No Country of Origin East India Methods of Extraction hydro distillation Constituents (Z)-a-Santalol(38.2%), (Z)-ß-santalol(18.2%), (Z)-trans-a-bergamotol(9.9%), (Z)-lanceol(9.1%), andepi-p-santalol(3.8%) Solubility Insoluble in alcohol and oils. Soluble in water Specific Gravity 0.950 – 1.050 @ 20°C Refractive Index N/A Flash Point N/A Optical Rotation -3° to -6° Major Constituents No